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Sunday, March 29

Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley
Sunday, March 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Art Collective
Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley

March 2015 Mixed Media Mixer Lineup:
Live Music:

2 pm: The Hex Breakers
2:30 pm: Sebastian Sheldon
3 pm: Henry Whittaker
3:30 pm: V.J. Gabi
4 pm: Mike Glendinning
4:30 pm: Disrupted Continuum
5 pm: Meg Anderson
5:30 pm: Shoulderblades
6 pm: Creature Baby
6:30 pm: Zeke Mason
7 pm: La Cook
with DJ Organic Rhythm spinning between sets.

Visual Art, Live Painting, Tinkering, and One-of-a-kind objects of craft …

The David Bowie Film Festival: Final Day | YBCA
Sunday, March 29 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
The David Bowie Film Festival: Final Day | YBCA

YBCA presents David Bowie Is Happening Now, a film by Hamish Hamilton and Katy Mullan, as part of “Cracked Actor” a David Bowie film festival at YBCA from March 5th through March 29th.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
In 2013, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London was …

Win Tix: The San Francisco Contemporary Music Players | Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)
Sunday, March 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)

Music lovers of the world get ready as The San Francisco Contemporary Music Players present Project TenFourteen, the world premiere of music simultaneously released by 10 different composers.
Each composer was tasked with creating a work that reflected on the human condition, relatable to us all. …

Monday, March 30

Win Tix: Senator Bernie Sanders: The Fight for Economic Justice | Commonwealth Club
Monday, March 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | The Commonwealth Club (SF)

Washington DC comes to SF when you see Senator Bernie Sanders: The Fight for Economic Justice at The Commonwealth Club.
Join Senator Sanders, now serving his second term in the US Senate after serving 16 years in the House of Representatives, as he shares his views …

Win Tix: Mystery Circus Sideshow | Brick and Mortar
Monday, March 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Brick & Mortar Music Hall

What started as a two man crew performing at dive bars across the country, The Mystic Circus Sideshow has now turned into once in a lifetime experience worthy of the (mini) Big Top.
Founded in Brooklyn New York by Rush Hicks, your host and sword swallowing …

Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF
Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF

Theater Pub takes over the PianoFight Theater this March 2015 with On the Spot, a night of 10 minute plays written in 24 hours. Six playwrights are selected on March 5th, and put “on the spot” the morning of March 13th to write a 10 ...

Tuesday, March 31

Cheese Night: Taste & Learn | Berkeley
Tuesday, March 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Whole Foods Market Gilman
Cheese Night: Taste & Learn | Berkeley

Meghan, the Whole Foods Market Certified Cheese Professional at their new location on Gilman Street in Berkeley, will be dishing up her favorite Spring cheese to share with you at this free event.
Learn from a pro and treat your tastebuds too.

Win Tix: “Furious 7″ Sneak Preview Movie Night | SF
Tuesday, March 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of guaranteed seats for the sneak preview of Furious 7.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)

Continuing the global exploits in the unstoppable franchise built on speed, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson lead the returning cast of Furious 7.  James Wan directs this chapter of the hugely successful series that also welcomes back favorites Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese …

Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF
Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF

Theater Pub takes over the PianoFight Theater this March 2015 with On the Spot, a night of 10 minute plays written in 24 hours. Six playwrights are selected on March 5th, and put “on the spot” the morning of March 13th to write a 10 ...

Wednesday, April 1

Free Blueberry Jam Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Blueberry Jam Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

2015 SF Public Library’s Spring Book Sale: Opening Day | Fort Mason
Wednesday, April 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2015 SF Public Library's Spring Book Sale: Opening Day | Fort Mason

Held at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion, the San Francisco Public Library’s Spring Book Sale will feature over 250,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl and other forms of media in over 70 categories. SFPL 2015 Spring Book Sale April 1-5, 2015 | 10 ...

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: First Day | Redwood City
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: First Day | Redwood City

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering free walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises.  Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Self guided tours are free. A voluntary $3 per-person donation helps defray expenses. Sailing tickets are ...

Dirty Cello: Bluegrass & Classic Rock Concert | 2015 Macy’s Flower Show
Wednesday, April 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Dirty Cello: Bluegrass & Classic Rock Concert | 2015 Macy's Flower Show

Come check out Dirty Cello. This local duo, featuring the virtuosic cello stylings of Rebecca Roudman, blend down-home blues, Eastern-European dance music, bluegrass and classic rock in an uptempo groove.

Vietnam War, Dissent, and the U.S. Military | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Vietnam War, Dissent, and the U.S. Military | SF

A half-century after the Vietnam War officially began, we’ll look back at military mutinies, the rise of the volunteer army in response to the “Vietnam Syndrome,” and situate the Vietnam War in the long history of U.S. military aggression, even pre-dating the founding of the …

SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF
SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF

The Bay Area’s premier vertical dance company Bandaloop, will present open rehearsals of a new multi-media project titled #SFPublicCanvas, in collaboration with Illuminate the Arts and Jonathan Rowe of Madrone Studios. An open source digital media canvas will be integrated with vertical dance on the ...

Thursday, April 2

Win: Brand New Travel Book: “The World’s Best Brunches” | Lonely Planet
Enter by: Thursday, April 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a copy of The World's Best Brunches. Regular price, $19.99

A term originally coined for Saturday night carousers who couldn’t wake up for breakfast, brunch has evolved into a sunny, social meal beloved the world over.
And so… here is The World’s Best Brunches, a collection of midmorning meals accompanied by the origin of each dish, …

Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Polk / Gulch Corridor
Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin

The Upper TL Art Walk makes 15-20 galleries available late night to the public for an art walk every first Thursday from 6-10 pm. This is not a bar crawl. Each location is either a traditional gallery or a retail space with room dedicated to ...

Reel to Real NightLife: Films & Silent Disco | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
Reel to Real NightLife: Films & Silent Disco | California Academy of Sciences

Get ready for your close-up this week with film screenings, filmmaker talks, and other cinematic surprises in honor of the SF International Film Festival.

In African Hall, settle in to watch a trio of short films against a backdrop of adorable African penguins.
First up, animated short …

Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cyprian’s
Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF

All are welcome to a free community-created dinner gleaned from the USF Garden and neighborhood farmers’ markets. Eat with others in a communal setting at this free vegetarian dinner gathering. The dinner takes place the first Thursday of every month at 6 pm at St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church and is ...

Earth, Wind & Flowers: Local Nature Talk | Presidio
Thursday, April 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required
| Presidio Officers' Club
Earth, Wind & Flowers: Local Nature Talk | Presidio

Celebrate spring by joining nature photographer, geologist, and National Park Service Interpretive Ranger Will Elder on a visual journey exploring how unusual geology and coastal climate conditions created the rare natural gem that we know as the Presidio today.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
This event …

SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF
SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF

The Bay Area’s premier vertical dance company Bandaloop, will present open rehearsals of a new multi-media project titled #SFPublicCanvas, in collaboration with Illuminate the Arts and Jonathan Rowe of Madrone Studios. An open source digital media canvas will be integrated with vertical dance on the ...

Friday, April 3

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, April 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown Northgate) springs to life with for this event, with galleries, artist ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, April 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Over 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus ...

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
Friday, April 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach
North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF

On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify North Beach. First Fridays Art Crawl ...

Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Friday, April 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Broadway/Telegraph
Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk

Oakland Art Murmur is a group of nearly 30 galleries in Oakland that have coordinated openings on the first Friday of every month. Every first Friday of the month, member galleries are open to the public from 6-9 pm. Additionally Telegraph above Grand and below 27th is closed ...